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[Men Standing Near a Plane]

Description: Photograph of two men shaking hands and exchanging a piece of paper next to an airplane (tail number N4295D) parked at the Jack Hughes Airport in Abilene, Texas. A truck is partially visible, parked on the right side of the image outside a building with a "Mobile" gas sign.
Date: 1956
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plowing Cotton

Description: Photograph of three unidentified men standing in front of a truck filled with cotton; one man is leaning on the truck smoking a cigarette. In between the two other men, there is a sack full of cotton hanging on a pulley attached to the truck. In the background, there is a road and a field.
Date: 1956
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Train Wreck #1

Description: Photograph of a train wreck near North First and Clinton Street in Abilene, Texas. There is a street with a road block on it. In front of the road block are two men and a truck. To the right of the street, there is the wreckage of the overturned train.
Date: 1956
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Train Wreck

Description: Photograph of a train wreck near North First and Clinton Street in Abilene, Texas. A truck is parked halfway on a street and halfway in a lot. Behind the truck, there is overturned rail cars and other debris.
Date: 1956
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Antique Firetruck

Description: Copy photograph of an antique firetruck parked by a chain link fence. The truck has several hoses on the side and wooded crates in the bed. The truck says "Abilene" on the side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Truck Destroyed by Fire

Description: Copy negative of an unidentified truck destroyed by a fire. In front of the truck is debris. There are two unidentified men standing near the truck. Text at the bottom of the photo says "(11PL4G96-5) AC 42-6289-DESTROYED BY FIRE-RESTRICTED."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Workers by Truck

Description: Copy negative of two workers carrying a wooden box from the back of a truck into a door of a brick building; the man on the left is identified as Britt Smart. There are two other wooden boxes in the back of the truck, and beside the building, there is some debris. The company the men are employed by is identified as West Texas Utilities. The building is identified to be at South First and Pecan, in Abilene, Texas. Text below the photograph says "South 1st and Pecan 1926 (Britt Smartt on left)."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of McMurry Beautification]

Description: A photograph of a large tree spade truck in the process of planting a fully grown oak tree on the McMurry University campus in Abilene, Texas, as part of a beautification project. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Beautification of landscaping with fully grown oak trees, 1988-89."
Date: [1988..1989]
Partner: McMurry University Library

Capitol Truck and Trailer Company

Description: Photograph of the interior of the building showing offices and cashier. A number of men are standing about in the area. Capitol Truck and Trailer Company was located at 4822 E. 1st Street.
Date: May 27, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Grain

Description: Photograph of a pile of grain next to a metal building. Metal pipes attached to the building are running down into the pile of grain. A metal pipe with pulleys attached are leading from the grain into the back of a semi-truck. A man is standing beside the truck. In the foreground, there is a truck in front of the building. In the background, there is a field of crops.
Date: 1959
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library